The situation in Sumy Oblast as of 21:00 on May 1, 2023 has become known.
During the day, the Russians carried out 14 attacks on border communities.
About this writes Sumy OVA.
139 explosions were recorded. Settlements of Bilopolska, Yunakivska, Sumy district, Shalyginska, Seredino-Budska, Shostky district territorial communities came under shelling.
- Bilopol community: the enemy hit the territory of the community with mortars – 40 explosions.
Also shelling was carried out from barrel artillery – 5 explosions and from AGS – 75 shots.
- Shalyginsk community: Russians dropped 8 mines on the territory of the community. There was also shelling from the AGS – 3 explosions.
- Yunakivsk community: there was mortar shelling – 4 explosions.
- Seredyno-Budsk community: mortar shelling was recorded – 2 explosions.
“But unfortunately, there is an injury to a civilian due to non-compliance with mine safety. Today, around 1:00 p.m., a tractor exploded on a mine while working in the field in the Seredino-Budsk community of the Shostky district. The tractor driver drove into the field, ignoring the “Mine” signs. As a result of the explosion, the tractor driver was injured in the lower and upper limbs. The injured person was given first aid and taken to the hospital,” the message reads.
We will remind, previously the president of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi held a coordination meeting with the heads of armed formations and law enforcement agencies in Sumy. In particular, they discussed the arrangement and protection of the state border and the security situation in the Sumy region.